After It Is Up

Jake Watching a Raising

What Happens on Raising Day

It’s finally happening – raising day!  Your dreams are about to become reality. After all the agonizing, discussions and re-assessment, you’ve finally gotten everything together. Now it’s time to build your home. This is pretty exciting for everyone, and there’s a lot going on. Understanding something about this next phase should set your mind at […]

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Timber Frame Enclosure System

Building a Timber Frame Enclosure System You Can Be Proud Of

After the frame is up, you are going to have to enclose it and there are quite a few different paths that you can choose.  In building a timber frame enclosure system you can be proud of, a couple of overriding considerations need to be taken into account, as well as the details about each […]

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Timber Frame Loft

Punch Up The Charm Factor Of Your Timbered Home

If you’re considering a timber frame home, you’ve already got the charm factor going for you. By its very nature, a timbered home is charming straight out of the box. You’ve got old world, contemporary or rustic charm just oozing through the trusses. However, if you want to add a little extra panache to personalize […]

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SIP Wiring Chase

Running Wires in SIPs – Concerns for the Homeowner

When you’re building a conventionally framed home, you don’t think much about pre-planning the electrical system. Sure, you may talk about having enough outlets in the kitchen, or that your hobby room has ample power for your various lights and equipment. However, it’s generally a non-issue when building a standard 2×4 house. Running wires in SIPs […]

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